Wintry Weather Across the Northern Tier of the U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in California

Wintry weather is expected from the Northern Plains to Upper Great Lakes with periods of snow and freezing rain. Another system will bring more snow to the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains Wednesday night into Thursday. Meanwhile, fire weather and air quality concerns persist for portions of the Western U.S., including California. Temperatures will run above normal over much of the East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Light Rain

62°F

17°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

  • Today

    Today: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers likely, mainly between noon and 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 65. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 23 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Breezy. Heavy
    Rain then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west  after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 13 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers likely, mainly between noon and 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 65. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 23 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west after midnight.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Friday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 13 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
4:37 am EDT Oct 21, 2020
6am EDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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